Pastor’s Words

Thursday, August 29th, 2019

September 2019 “I believe in the Holy Spirit.” These words from the Apostles’ Creed give some people pause as they recite them from memory. Being able to explain these words may be almost impossible for person’s confused about their       understanding of the Trinity. As Christians, and certainly as United Methodists, we accept as part of […]

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Layettes – June 2019

Monday, May 27th, 2019

As you can see we have some baby items on display. They are for the layettes the United Methodist Women put together for the Family Health Department. They receive 1 gift bag per month. Each bag contains 1 hat, 1 onesie, 1 sleeper, a blanket or quilt, and 1 receiving blanket. In it is a […]

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Pastor’s Words – June 2019

Monday, May 27th, 2019

As we prepare to celebrate Pentecost Sunday on June 9th, I was wondering if we are feeling the presence of the Holy Spirit with the same sense of power that the disciples did at Pentecost. With the birth of the church, the disciples were not compelled, but impelled to move out beyond themselves and begin […]

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United Methodist Women – June 2019

Monday, May 27th, 2019

Submitted by: Carol Weinert The next Manistique United Methodist Women’s meeting is Tuesday June 4. We meet at 1 PM in the fellowship hall of the church. Meetings are open to all interested women. President Bette Jahn will continue her program of exploring the Spiritual First Aid Kits. There is one for everyone so come […]

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United Methodist Women July 2018

Monday, June 25th, 2018

Plans are being finalized for the annual United Methodist Women’s summer picnic. This year the theme will be a Hawaiian luau; so shake out your favorite muumuu. put on your leis and plan to attend. The event will be Tuesday, August 7, at noon at the church. Janet Helmbold is in charge of securing the speaker and […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk July 2018

Monday, June 25th, 2018

You have a lot to read in this issue so I will be brief. My message is that God Loves you and there is nothing you can do about it. Tell it to your neighbors, your family and yes even to strangers. I want to thank all who assisted with setting up, sorting and working […]

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Lay Leader Lines – June 2018

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Q: A couple of months ago you mentioned having Vacation Bible School for children and also for adults during the summer. Are we really going to do that? A: Yes! We are working with the Zion Lutheran Church on the Vacation Bible School for the children. It will be held during the mornings of June […]

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UMW – June 2018

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Summer is finally here and it’s time for parties and picnics. The highlight of the summer, as far as the United Methodist Women goes, is our annual summer picnic. This year the theme will be a Hawaiian luau; so shake out your favorite muumuu, put on your leis and plan to attend. The event will […]

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A View from the Belfry – June 2018

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Howdy from the belfry! I am happy to report that spring has really arrived! While you humans still need jackets on some days, the snow is actually GONE, lawns are in need of mowing, and bugs are starting to return, which means we bats will soon be feasting on mosquitos again! You know, I was […]

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A View from the Belfry March 2018

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Howdy from the belfry! Boy, has it been cold up here recently!! Once in awhile we get a little relief from the bitter cold, but it never lasts long! However, I can tell that there is hope! This church is beginning to have unusual meals at strange times for a church! For example, one Tuesday […]

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